This task helps students to make connections between two characters and stories that match the theme "Finding Courage" from the Ready Gen fifth grade unit 2a. This task includes a focus question with graphic organizers and a short response question. The CCSS covered are 5.RL.1, 5.RL.2, 5.RL.10. 5.W.4, 5.W.9, & 5.W.9a.
This task packet can be used along side the two readings: Sing Down the Moon by Scott O'Dell and Freak The Mighty by Rodman Philbrick.